The IoT holds unlimited transformative potential for both businesses and consumers. The IoT enables businesses to engage with and learn from customers’ lives in a deeper, more intricately connected way than ever before. Billions of devices are being connected to the internet and the cloud, and new IoT technology innovations are emerging daily. IoT services and devices are creating a massive network of users and an even more massive pool of user data – data that is delivering new insights, transforming the infrastructure of our cities, and reshaping both the digital marketplace and how businesses operate within it.
Developing successful IoT solutions requires a balanced understanding of the solutions people and enterprises want and the hardware, platforms, and connectivity needed to support them. At Distillery, we are experienced in creating complex, scalable systems with cloud technologies – an integral part of IoT. We are also experienced in creating the simple, accessible interfaces necessary for IoT devices. We can help you develop a scalable service (e.g., management, data collection and analytics, monitoring) based on a single device or many devices. We can help you determine how to integrate beaconing in your project, weighing the pros and cons of using short- and/or long-field bluetooth. We’ll help you explore a range of communication interfaces, networking protocols, and data capture solutions. Ultimately, helping you integrate IoT into your idea or application is another way Distillery can support you in making a deeper connection with your users.
The IoT is made up of interconnected devices and systems that, working in tandem, gather and analyze information and initiate responses. These examples help you understand how it all works.
In overview, the IoT is made up of interconnected devices and automated systems that, working in tandem, gather and analyze information and initiate responses. The IoT has also been conceptualized as the IoTSP – the Internet of Things, Services, and People – and indeed, the IoT doesn’t stop at connecting only “things.”
How the IoT works in practice is best illustrated by specific examples of IoT products. For example, imagine:
The IoT holds unlimited potential for businesses and entrepreneurs, in that nearly every service or product can be optimized or expanded to include interconnection. The IoT is limited only by our imaginations.
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